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Table 1 Demographics of patients with ischemic stroke patients

From: Effect of warfarin versus aspirin on blood viscosity in cardioembolic stroke with atrial fibrillation: a prospective clinical trial

Variablesa Aspirin versus warfarin p value*
Aspirin (n = 23) Warfarin (n = 33)
Age, years 72.2 ± 8.6 74.2 ± 8.3 0.389
Female, n (%) 11 (47.8) 17 (51.5) 0.786
Clinical Profiles
 CHADS2 3.2 ± 0.9 3.5 ± 0.8 0.232
 CHA2DS2-VASc 4.4 ± 1.3 4.9 ± 1.2 0.238
 NIHSS, initial 6.4 ± 6.2 5.6 ± 6.0 0.613
 mRS, initial 2.3 ± 1.7 2.5 ± 1.7 0.669
Laboratory Data
 White blood cell, × 103/μl 7.8 ± 2.7 7.5 ± 3.2 0.716
 Hematocrit, % 37.0 ± 6.3 37.4 ± 5.7 0.803
 Platelet, ×103/μl 192.8 ± 44.1 219.9 ± 59.1 0.068
 PT, % 93.1 ± 12.0 85.0 ± 12.5 0.051
 aPTT, second 27.1 ± 7.6 30.7 ± 18.1 0.371
 D-dimer, mg/L 2.4 ± 3.6 2.4 ± 2.7 0.959
 Albumin, g/dL 5.6 ± 8.8 5.2 ± 7.2 0.854
 Total protein, g/dL 6.6 ± 0.8 6.7 ± 0.8 0.479
 Creatinine, mg/dL 0.8 ± 0.3 1.3 ± 2.4 0.296
 eGFR, mL/min/1.73m2 84.7 ± 19.0 85.1 ± 17.8 0.940
 Total cholesterol, mg/dL 153.1 ± 30.2 155.3 ± 28.0 0.776
 Triglyceride, mg/dL 95.2 ± 39.8 90.4 ± 36.3 0.638
 High density lipoprotein, mg/dL 47.2 ± 13.9 47.5 ± 14.2 0.951
 HbA1c, % 5.9 ± 0.4 6.0 ± 0.5 0.763
 UACR, mg/g 114.8 ± 116.8 160.8 ± 203.8 0.334
 Homocysteine, μmol/L 16.2 ± 4.6 17.5 ± 13.1 0.654
  1. *Independent T-test was used for numerical values and chi square test for categorical value
  2. a Values are presented mean ± SD, unless indicated otherwise
  3. CHADS2: C congestive heart failure, H hypertension, A ≥75 years; D diabetes mellitus, S2 prior stroke, transient ischemic attack or thromboembolism, CHA2DS2-VASc: C congestive heart failure, H hypertension, A2 ≥75 years, D diabetes mellitus, S2 prior stroke, transient ischemic attack or thromboembolism, V vascular disease, A 65–74 years, Sc sex category, NIHSS National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, mRS modified Rankin Scale, PT prothrombin time, aPTT activated partial thromboplastin time, BUN blood urea nitrogen, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate, UACR urine albumin-to-creatinine ratio